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Spookyard Daytime Halloween Family Fun Event at Over Farm, Gloucester
Saturday 26-Sunday 3 November 2019, 10am-4pm

Over Farm’s spectacular Spookyard Halloween event is jam-packed with Halloween activities that the whole family will enjoy this October half term. Get ready to jump aboard our tractor trailer, pick your free pumpkin from our pumpkin patch, carve a spooky pumpkin design, laugh out loud at our fascinating shows, stroke a slimy snake, win a treat when you’ve found all our scarecrows and much more!

2018 Admission
General admission (3 to 63 years): £12
Concession ticket (Aged 1-2 and 63+): £6
Under 1s go free

Please note that under 1s do not receive a free pumpkin. Additional pumpkins are available to buy on the day. 

Ticket entry includes one go on each of our six attractions, a pumpkin to take home and a schedule of shows to amaze you. Everyone requires a ticket except for under 1s.

2018 Attractions (ticket includes one go per person)

  • Pumpkin Patch Tractor Trailer Ride
    Jump on the trailer to the pumpkin patch to pick your own pumpkin, pumpkin included! If you can find the blue pumpkin, win £20! Once you have found your perfect pumpkin, carve it in our dedicated pumpkin carving marquee and leave the mess with us. Designs, tools and assistance provided (children must be supervised by a parent/guardian).
  • Quad Train Ride
    Take a fun-filed, bumpy ride around the farm in your own cart, great for big and little kids.
  • Caged
    Scare yourself silly in our indoor maze but only if you dare.
  • Corn Cannon
    Blast corn at our targets and win a prize if you can hit one.
  • Scarecrow Trail
    Follow the clues on an adventure around the farm and win a prize when you’ve finished.Look out for our friendly animals along the way.
  • Wonderland
    Join Alice and friends through the looking glass for a topsy turvy adventure.

2018 Shows

  • 11.30am: Doodle What-tington
    Join our resident witch and wizarding family for this year’s Halloween panto mash up mayhem. Winnie, Ginnie, Doodle, Kit and Caboodle find themselves in the middle of family favourite Dick Whittington at Halloween, right when there’s a monster ball and talent show to get ready for. It’s going to be pantomonium!
  • 12.30pm-1.30pm: Roaming Reptiles
    Learn about these fascinating bugs, snakes and lizards. There’s the chance to hold them too – only if you’re brave enough.
  • 1.30pm: El Directorio
    Using balloon modelling to create costumes and props, El Directorio guides his volunteers to create a stupendously funny and sometimes heart touching epic tale.
  • 2.15pm: Fancy Dress Parade
    There’s a little treat for everyone that dresses up and best dressed will win a prize.
  • 2.30pm: Doodle What-tington
    Repeated from 11.30am.

2018 Food and Drink
A variety of food and drink will be available to purchase at Spookyard:

  • Over Farm BBQ
    A delicious selection of meats prepared in our butchery and locally sourced. Add some thick cut chips if you’re extra hungry.
  • Fat Toni’s Pizzeria
    If you haven’t tried the UK’s best pizza yet, here’s your chance. Fat Toni’s are passionate about fresh, ethically sourced, sustainable food sources. Can you handle 20 inches?
  • Passion 4 Juice
    Organic coffee, hot chocolate, tea, mulled wine, waffles and a host of healthy food offered from this globe trotting company. Passion 4 Juice take a break from the festival scene to join us for the tenth year running.
  • Castaway Kitchen
    Offering Greek gyros – both meat eater and veggie friendly. Make sure you try the halloumi fries!

Spooky face painting and arts & crafts will also be available at the event, on a pay as you go basis.

Over Farm, the home of Spookyard, is just one mile from Gloucester city centre. We hope to see you during the school holidays for lots of Halloween fun for all the family. Don’t forget to pack your wellies and a pen or pencil to complete the scarecrow trail!

Friendly dogs are allowed to the event on a lead but are not permitted on any attractions.

Please note that due to the rugged nature of the farm, Spookyard is not wheelchair friendly. Entry for carers is free, with a valid carer’s documentation.

Fancy something more scary? Then take a look at our Frightmare Halloween Festival, which runs by night and features five live horror attractions.